The Role of Standards in IG
May13

The Role of Standards in IG

What could be done to enable interoperable, standards-based capabilities in HIT systems to support HIM practices?

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Providers, Vendors Take Up Standards on Their Own

As EHRs proliferate, some healthcare providers and health IT vendors have had to take it upon themselves to develop common terminologies and standards.

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ONC Takes Action: Health Information Systems Interoperability to Support Learning Health System

In the effort to advance secure and interoperable health information exchanges, ONC has released its interoperability roadmap. The roadmap is directed towards the development of a nationwide learning health system.

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IG 101: What is Information Governance?

This article is the first installment in a six-part web series, Information Governance 101, for the month of December that explores the topic of information governance programs and seeks to define the terms associated with information governance.

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CommonWell: Interoperability ‘For the Common Good’

The promise of the newly formed nonprofit was detailed during Monday’s general session, with an overview of the challenges providers face in terms of health information exchange and the solution proposed by the CommonWell Health Alliance.
Also at Monday’s general session, AHIMA presented the family of AHIMA’s late President Kathleen Frawley, who died in June, with two awards to honor her service to AHIMA.

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